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pinWhat does Livia mean?

Livia /li-via/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Livia is "olive".

Usually used as a short form of Olivia. Historically, the olive tree represented peace and harmony. The name also derives from the ancient Roman family name Livius, which either derives from Latin "lividus" meaning "blue", or "liveo" meaning "envy". Titus Livius, also known as Livy, was a Roman historian. Literary: name of a character from "Finnegan's Wake".


Livia has 5 variants: Livija, Livvy, Livy, Livya and Lyvia.

Livia has 23 more related variations via Olivia: Alivia, Alyvia, Liv, Liva, Livie, Livvie, Olevia, Olia, Oliff, Oliffe, Oliva, Olive, Olivea, Oliveea, Oliveria, Olivet, Olivetta, Olivette, Olivija, Olivine, Olivya, Ollie and Olva.

Kreatif forms: Linvia, Lisvia, Lovia. [more]

pinHow popular is Livia?

Livia is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2752 out of 4276, Top 64%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#107038 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Livia for girls. Livia entered the list in 2004 and reached its highest position of #666 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Livia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Livia outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Livia and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Livia (#666 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Olivia (#2 a year ago), Alivia (#214), Olive (#282), Liv (#780), Alyvia (#922), Ollie and Olevia. Variants like Oliveria are seldom used. These girl names are at the height of their popularity presently (usage of 0.3918%), except for the version Ollie which has become less trendy. Olive (#282), Livia (#666), Olivia (#2) and Alivia (#214) are four of the more trendy birth names in this list, and there is also a rekindling in birth name usage for Olive and Olivia. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Livia, Alivia, Alyvia, Liv, Olevia in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Olive, Olivia, Ollie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Livia, Liv, Olive, Olivia outside U.S.

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Recommended similar baby names are Liba, Licia, Lidia, Ligia, Lilia, Lisia and Vivia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Livia.